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 A160420 Number of "ON" cells at n-th stage in simple 2-dimensional cellular automaton whose skeleton is the same network as the toothpick structure of A139250 but with toothpicks of length 4. 10
 0, 5, 13, 27, 41, 57, 85, 123, 149, 165, 193, 233, 277, 337, 429, 527, 577, 593, 621, 661, 705, 765, 857, 957, 1025, 1085, 1181, 1305, 1453, 1665, 1945, 2187, 2285, 2301, 2329, 2369, 2413, 2473, 2565, 2665, 2733, 2793, 2889, 3013, 3161, 3373, 3653, 3897, 4013 (list; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
 OFFSET 0,2 COMMENTS a(n) is also the number of grid points that are covered after n-th stage by an polyedge as the toothpick structure of A139250, but with toothpicks of length 4. LINKS David Applegate, Omar E. Pol and N. J. A. Sloane, The Toothpick Sequence and Other Sequences from Cellular Automata, Congressus Numerantium, Vol. 206 (2010), 157-191. [There is a typo in Theorem 6: (13) should read u(n) = 4.3^(wt(n-1)-1) for n >= 2.] N. J. A. Sloane, Catalog of Toothpick and Cellular Automata Sequences in the OEIS FORMULA Conjecture: a(n) = A147614(n)+2*A139250(n). [From R. J. Mathar, Jan 22 2010] The above conjecture is true: each toothpick covers exactly two more grid points than the corresponding toothpick in A147614. EXAMPLE a(2)=13: .o-o-o-o-o .....|.... .....o.... .....|.... .....o.... .....|.... .....o.... .....|.... .o-o-o-o-o CROSSREFS Cf. A139250, A139251, A147614, A147562, A160118, A160120, A160170, A160430. Sequence in context: A180671 A211637 A256111 * A182840 A301675 A147411 Adjacent sequences:  A160417 A160418 A160419 * A160421 A160422 A160423 KEYWORD nonn AUTHOR Omar E. Pol, May 13 2009, May 18 2009 EXTENSIONS Definition revised by N. J. A. Sloane, Jan 02 2010. Formula verified and more terms from Nathaniel Johnston, Nov 13 2010 STATUS approved

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